Bondwelt construction is a little known shoe construction style that combines the look of a Goodyear welt with some, but not all, of its functions. This method is often used in dress shoes and casual boots that want to keep a particular look at a price point
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Returning to the topic of stitched shoe construction methods, we’re at the point where we’re going to get into the differences between the Goodyear Welt and Blake Stitch. Both methods require a skilled cobbler to complete, but are distinctly different in terms of their design and function.
You have a pair of cement construction work boots? I’m not talking about construction boots made of cement, I’m talking about boots made with a cement construction method. If that all sounded like the teacher in the Peanuts cartoons, keep reading. There’s a lot to know about
Go shopping for a work boot and you will see ads and hear people talking about the different construction methods. Cement construction, injection molded, bench, a welted shoe. This list goes on. It can seem like a lot to learn, but it’s actually not too complicated if